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How to Migrate to a JavaScript Framework Successfully

Written by Megan Wheeler

Most top-performing modern companies rely on web-based software to operate efficiently while providing value to their customers. These applications often contain custom and intricate business logic that gives businesses an edge over their competition. Building such an application from the ground-up on a highly performant tech stack is an easy choice to make. But what about those companies that have an existing application built on...

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JavaScript Frameworks: The Year of Convergence

Written by Varun Vachhar

If 2016 was the year of JavaScript fatigue then 2017 was most certainly the year of convergence. Most JavaScript frameworks have converged towards using similar tooling and concepts. In this post, I am going to focus on some of the similarities between JavaScript frameworks. I want to show how knowledge of one framework transfers quite well to the others. Component Based Architecture If there is...

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Angular 4 + Truffle: Write, compile & deploy smart contracts on Ethereum based blockchains

Written by Nikhil Bhaskar

If you’ve been keeping up with the cryptocurrency game, odds are you’ve heard about Ethereum. Ethereum is, in short, a platform that allows you to write smart contracts to be executed on their blockchain(s). Firstly, what is a smart contract? Vitalik explains it best, so I’ll let him do the explaining - check this out. In short, a smart contract is...

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Angular 4: Front End for the Enterprise

Written by Nikolas LeBlanc

When Angular 2 was released in September of 2016, it signalled a dramatic shift in enterprise front-end development. Not only was it a complete rewrite of AngularJS, but it was also built from the ground up with Typescript - Microsoft's strongly typed superset of JavaScript. Suddenly, enterprise developers experienced with type-safe languages such as Java, C# and Scala, were welcomed into the world of modern...

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Three Books on Angular

Written by Greg Wilson

Programmers routinely use Stack Overflow as a brain extender these days, but there is still a place for long-form tutorials and well-organized reference guides. These can do more than inform: they can shape how a technology develops by guiding readers in particular directions, and simply by existing, they tell developers what their peers find interesting. By this last measure, Angular is doing pretty well these...

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